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Learning about what English graduates have gone on to do can be a great way of coming up with ideas for your own career.

 

 

 

59% of English graduates who are in work or study are in graduate level work, postgraduate study or both six months after graduation. 

Jobs: Which jobs do they do?

2016 English graduates went on to become:

  • Administrator
  • Assistant Accountant
  • Assistant Curator
  • Associate Consultant
  • AV Assistant
  • Biddable Media Assistant
  • Business Development Specialist
  • Content Executive
  • Digital Marketing Assistant At The Institute Of Art And Idea
  • Editorial Assistant
  • Editorial Assistant At Kyle Books
  • English Teacher
  • Events And Administration Coordinator
  • General Management Graduate
  • Social Media
  • HR Assistant and Events Coordinator
  • Human Resources Assistant
  • Information Assistant
  • Journalist And Social Media Marketing Intern
  • Learning Support Assistant At A Secondary School
  • Library And Resources Assistant
  • Manager Of Book Store
  • Marketing Assistant
  • Membership Clerk
  • Paralegal
  • Personal Tutoring
  • Primary School Teaching Assistant
  • Recruitment Consultant
  • Sales Marketting Anf Finance Assistant
  • Senior PR Social Media and Content Executive
  • Specialist Permanent Recruitment Consultant
  • Students Union President
  • Talent Acquisition Coordinator
  • Teacher
  • Tesol Teacher
  • Trainee Accountant

More:

Discover what English graduates from other universities went on to do. See the " What do graduates do" 2016 research.

Employers: Who do they work for?

2016 English graduates worked with these employers:

  • 59 Productions
  • Ahri
  • Ariston Thermo Group
  • BDE Law
  • Bonnier Publishing
  • British Library
  • Centre For Arts And Humanities Research
  • Channel 17 Ltd
  • Clear Channel UK
  • Com Laude
  • Commsco.
  • EHN Nepal
  • Global Transport Forum
  • Hacker Young
  • Hootsuite Media Inc
  • Kings College London
  • Lexisnexis
  • Lonely Planet
  • Midas Public Relations
  • Natural History Museum
  • Nescot College
  • Northeastern University
  • Nova Hreod Academy
  • One Radar
  • Penguin
  • Publishing Events Ltd
  • Reeds School
  • Refugee Organisation Zurich
  • Self-Employed Journalist
  • Self-Employed Writer
  • Space Studio
  • The Christopher Isherwood Foundation
  • The Huntress Group
  • The Inner Temple
  • The Institute Of Art And Ideas
  • UCCF
  • Wolters Kluwer

More:

Discover who English graduates from other universities went on to work for. See the " What do graduates do" 2016 research.

Study: What do they study?

2016 English graduates studied these courses:

  • Contemporary Writing- English Studies MA
  • Creative Writing
  • English Literature
  • Film, TV and Digital Production By Research
  • Graduate Diploma In Law
  • MA In Fashion Journalism
  • MA Contemporaray Literature Theory And Culture
  • MA Creative Writing
  • MA Critical Theory
  • MA Dramatic Writing
  • MA English Literature
  • MA In Creative Writing
  • MA In Edcuation And Philosophy
  • MA In English
  • MA In History
  • MA In Humanities
  • MA In Medieval Literatures And Languages
  • MA In Modern Literature
  • MA In Victorian Literature
  • MA Literature And Culture
  • MA Playwriting
  • MA Sexual Dissidence
  • MA The Classical World And Its Reception
  • MA Theater And Performance Studies
  • Medieval Studies
  • PGCE English Secondary School
  • PGCE Secondary (Drama)
  • PGCE Secondary English
  • Philosophy Of Health And Happiness MA
  • Shakespeare
  • Teach First
  • TEFL China
  • Victorian Lit Art and Culture

More:

Discover what English graduates from other universities went on to study. See the " What do graduates do" 2016 research.

Advice and information on further study

Resources

Enhance your employability

Jobs

Job opportunities on University of London careers portal (Some English-related, some not. Why not explore your options?)

 

  • Clinical Animal Behaviourist
    Do you have an animal behaviour or welfare qualification at degree level and a thorough, in depth knowledge of dog behaviour, training and welfare? Are you experienced in handling dogs with a range of problem behaviours, and familiar with a variet...
  • Lead - Equine Behaviour
    The Donkey Sanctuary is one of the UK’s largest international animal welfare charities; currently supporting projects in over 35 countries worldwide. We are working for a world where donkeys and mules live free from suffering, and their contributi...
  • Research and Collaboration Policy Officer
    Reporting to the Head of Science Policy, the role of the Research and Collaboration Policy Officer will be to support the development and delivery of policy advocacy and relevant projects to maintain the UK environment for, and enhance UK competit...
  • Exhibitions Assistant - Permanent
    The V&A is the world's leading museum of art, design and performance. We enrich people's lives by promoting the practice of design and increasing knowledge, understanding and enjoyment of the designed world.   The V&A's Exhibitions team ma...
  • Exhibitions Assistant - Fixed-term
    The V&A is the world's leading museum of art, design and performance. We enrich people's lives by promoting the practice of design and increasing knowledge, understanding and enjoyment of the designed world.   The V&A's Exhibitions team ma...
  • Art Detective Officer
    Art Detective is an innovative online discussion forum, which won ‘Best of the Web’ at the 2015 Museums and the Web conference for its pioneering use of crowdsourcing and excellent design. It connects public art collections across the UK with memb...
 

 

Internships

Internships from University of London JobOnline (Some English-related, some not. Why not explore your options?

  • Atos 12 month Placement Programme 2018
    To find our more regarding our current placement vacancies, please go to: https://atos.net/en-gb/united-kingdom/careers-uk/internship-uk
  • Digital Marketing Intern
    We are seeking someone with excellent digital marketing skills who can help optimise our website and improve our social media performance.
  • Summer Internship
    Our intern scheme runs for four to six weeks each summer providing a valuable insight into a Top 20 accountancy firm. See website for details.

 

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